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YN16mm F1.8S DA DSM

YN16mm F1.8S DA DSM For Sony E Mount Camera, APS-C, Ultra-Wide Angle, Auto Focus

Only 273g,Aviation aluminum alloy shell;
Custom Fn buttons and control ring;
Equipped with dustproof and waterproof rubber ring.

Equivalent focal length is 24mm.

Suit for Sony ZV-E10,a6700,a6600,a6500,a6400,a6300,a6100,a6000,a5100,a5000,a3500,a3000. (When mount on a7R V,a7R IV,a7R III,a7R II,a7R,a7 IV,a7 III,a7 II,a7,a7C II,a7CR,a7C,a7S III,a7S II,a7S,a1,a9 III,a9 II,a9,ZV-1 Mark II,ZV-E1,APS-C/Super 35mm needs to be set on the camera to eliminate black edges )

The Yongnuo YN16mm F1.8S DA DSM is a prime lens designed specifically for Sony E-mount cameras. This wide-angle lens is known for its bright aperture and advanced autofocus system, making it suitable for a variety of photography applications, especially those requiring a broader field of view. Here’s a detailed overview of its key features and benefits:

Key Features of YN16mm F1.8S DA DSM Lens

  1. Focal Length:
    • 16mm, providing a wide-angle perspective ideal for capturing expansive scenes. On APS-C sensors, it provides an equivalent focal length of around 24mm.
  2. Maximum Aperture:
    • f/1.8, offering excellent low-light performance and the ability to create a shallow depth of field, which is great for isolating subjects and creating artistic effects.
  3. Autofocus System:
    • DA DSM (Digital Stepping Motor) ensures fast, precise, and quiet autofocus, making it ideal for both photography and videography.
  4. Optical Design:
    • High-quality optical elements, including low-dispersion glass, to reduce chromatic aberrations and improve image clarity and color accuracy.
    • Multi-layer coatings to minimize flare and ghosting, enhancing contrast and color fidelity.
  5. Build Quality:
    • Durable construction with a metal mount for robustness and longevity.
    • Compact and lightweight design for easy handling and portability.
  6. Compatibility:
    • Designed specifically for Sony E-mount mirrorless cameras, ensuring compatibility with both full-frame and APS-C models.

Benefits of Using YN16mm F1.8S DA DSM Lens

  • Wide-Angle Perspective: The 16mm focal length is perfect for capturing wide scenes, making it ideal for landscape photography, architectural shots, and environmental portraits.
  • Low-Light Performance: The f/1.8 aperture allows for good performance in low-light conditions, enabling faster shutter speeds and lower ISO settings to maintain image quality.
  • Creative Control: The ability to achieve a shallow depth of field with the f/1.8 aperture allows photographers to isolate subjects and create stunning bokeh effects, enhancing the artistic quality of photos.
  • Fast and Quiet Autofocus: The DA DSM autofocus system ensures quick, precise, and silent focusing, making it suitable for both photography and video work.
  • Enhanced Image Quality: The optical design with low-dispersion glass and multi-layer coatings minimizes aberrations and enhances overall image quality, producing sharp and vibrant photos.

Ideal Uses

  • Landscape Photography: The wide field of view is perfect for capturing expansive landscapes and large scenes.
  • Architectural Photography: The 16mm focal length is ideal for photographing buildings and interiors, capturing the entire scene without distortion.
  • Environmental Portraits: The wide-angle perspective allows you to capture subjects within their environment, telling a more complete story.
  • Street Photography: Compact size and wide focal length make it perfect for capturing candid moments in everyday life.
  • Video Recording: The quiet and fast autofocus system is perfect for video work, ensuring smooth and accurate focusing.


The YN16mm F1.8S DA DSM lens by Yongnuo is an excellent choice for photographers and videographers using Sony E-mount cameras. Its combination of a wide focal length, bright aperture, advanced autofocus system, and high-quality optical construction makes it a valuable addition to any camera kit. Suitable for a wide range of photographic and video applications, this lens provides excellent performance and value, enhancing the creative possibilities for Sony E-mount users.

YN16mm F1.8S DA DSM For Sony E Mount Camera, APS-C, Ultra-Wide Angle, Auto Focus
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YN16mm F1.8S DA DSM